University of Maine Cooperative Extension conducts the state’s most successful out-of-school youth educational program through 4-H
For more than a century, 4-H has been a leader in positive youth development. 4-H provides hands-on educational and leadership programs for nearly 30,000 youth in Maine. 4-H emphasizes the importance of building the life skills needed to be successful adults.
4-H Summer Learning SeriesRegistration is now open for enrolled Maine 4-H members, and for all youth on June 5th. 2023 marks the FOURTH year Maine 4-H is offering a Summer Learning Series! This year, workshops will run from July 5 - August 10, and there is something for everyone! Would you like to learn more about the different birds in your backyard and beyond? How about a chance to bake along with a real chef - they will send you the ingredients in the mail! You can learn to paint different creatures in the ocean, or discover how ANY person can become a real scientist at home! Dive into the different workshop options!
New for 2022-2023: Online Enrollment for Maine 4-H
If you are new to 4-H, or a returning member or volunteer, you now have the ability to manage your own data! For new members, go to ZSuite and create your family account, and if you are already enrolled and unsure how to get into your account, click “forgot password” or chat with their support.
All 4-H Upcoming Events
Maine 4-H Virtual Learning HubLearn all about 4-H's virtual event offerings; which virtual event registrations are open; how to become a volunteer presenter; and read the youth, parent and volunteer presenter testimonials from recent virtual event offerings.
Start Your 4-H Volunteer Journey TrainingsThinking about becoming a 4-H volunteer? We are looking for people to help youth find their spark and thrive! We offer lots of ways to be involved depending on your time and interests.